Authors Posts by Mark Barclay

Mark Barclay


Review: Copenhagen

Mark Barclay tackles quantum theory and self referentiality at the Pilch

Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream – OUDS Summer Tour

Mark Barclay loses himself in the OUDS Summer Tour production in London

Escher and the contradiction

Mark Barclay surveys the first ever Escher retrospective

Proximity: Review

Cherwell has a convert to contemporary dance

Preview: Proximity

Mark Barclay tries to hide the fact he's a terrible dancer with fancy words

Review: Breathing Corpses

Mark Barclay admires the ambition of this innovative production

Somerville fights gender binaries

JCR passes provisional motion to replace ‘he’/’she’ with ‘they’

Review: Pentecost

Mark Barclay wishes more productions go where this one dares to go

Review: If Alice

Mark Barclay reviews his favourite show of the term this far

A view from the Cheap Seat- Third Week MT 15

'Youth... a time when an actor becomes an actor' - except if you are Cherwell Stage Critic Mark Barclay


Letter To: My Incoming College Children

You will make friends, you will fit in. Plus, you always have our college family!

Uni ‘spends £108,000’ to recruit each additional low-income student

Recent analysis also suggests no connection between the proportion of students from poorer postcodes and final exam scores

India’s legalisation of gay sex is India’s success, not the West’s

Western coverage of India's overturning of Section 377 was at best uninformed and at worst insulting

The Art of Small Talk

At the beginning of October a hormonal mass of teens, infused with adrenalin and trepidation, will descend on Oxford for a week of clumsy...

The ‘Brideshead Revisited’ reputation haunting Oxford

Is there any truth in the fictional portrayals of the University?